Overseas online dating
Out of the hundreds of thousands of cases filed with the , only a small portion of victims went to the authorities.
Some who were scammed felt embarrassed about being duped, while others didn't want to admit using a dating site.
Dating websites are the perfect place for scammers.
While most users are searching for love, Internet scammers are searching for victims.
It used to be parents who worried about their children being picked up by unsavory types in bars and other seedy hang-outs.